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Mural of Butterfly Symbolizes Journey of Immigrants
“The monarch makes an amazing journey from Mexico north to U.S. and Canada and back to Mexico, which takes four generations. It is the great-grandchildren that make it back to Michoacán,…
LSNA Welcomes New Round of Parent Mentors
"Hundreds of new parents graduated on Thursday, June 6th from the Logan Square Neighborhood Association Parent Teacher Mentor Program at Carl Schurz High School. “After demonstrating the…
Parent mentors celebrate graduation, program expansion: ‘Each day I know I accomplish something’
“I always wanted to do something that just made me proud, I wanted to leave at the end of the day knowing that I accomplished something, Each day being a parent mentor I know I’m…
Candidates Promise to Vote No on Mega TIF Bonds at LSNA Aldermanic Forum
Residents of Logan Square, Avondale, Hermosa, and Lathrop packed the auditorium at McAuliffe Elementary (1841 N. Springfield Ave.) Feb. 8 to hear aldermanic candidates speak about the Logan Square…
How to win over Northwest Side voters: Chicago aldermen candidates hone in on high school plans
Photo Credit: Cassie Walker Burke / Chalkbeat Chicago Organized by the Logan Square Neighborhood Association, Friday’s event brought together candidates from six of the city’s most…
Five Mayoral Hopefuls Commit to Ambitious Progressive Agenda at Forum
“We want the next mayor of Chicago to know we’ve had enough of the devastation in our communities,” said Ashley Galvan Ramos of the Logan Square Neighborhood Association, who helped…
Chicago Neighborhoods Front And Center At Forum For Mayoral Candidates
“We are here to send a message to the candidates that our communities..."
As Gentrification Moves West, Hermosa And Logan Square Leaders Launch Plan To Fight Displacement
"Logan Square Neighborhood Association partnered with Local Initiatives Support Corporation, or LISC, on the 56-page plan, which doubles as a report on the state..."
Mayoral forum recap: all the answers, none ...
At back-to-back forums last week 11 candidates fielded questions and even provided some answers.
WCIU-TV QLP Interview/ LISC Chicago
Quality-of-Life Plan and neighborhood.
JLC and the LSNA Testimonial Video
JLC and the LSNA Testimonial Video
Teamwork Englewood’s Grant Will Take Some Safe Passage Workers From The Streets To Inside The Classroom
Teamwork Englewood won a $50,000 grant from the Illinois Parent Mentoring Program, administered by the Logan Square Neighborhood Association , according to Rosalind Moore, director of programs for…
How One Alderman Is Working to Demystify Redevelopment
The signage indicating zoning changes is notoriously impenetrable. In Logan Square, Carlos Ramirez-Rosa is rolling out new rules.
New Wave of Parent Mentors Graduate Program
"A new wave of extraordinary parents graduated from one of the city’s fastest growing programs, Parent Mentor on Friday, June 8th at Back of the Yards High School. Originally developed by the…
CPS Set To Hike Property Taxes $177 A Year On Most Homeowners
"Members of the Chicago Teachers Union and several community groups rallied Thursday at City Hall to tell members of the City Council's Finance Committee that despite the looming tax hike, schools…
Parents Pressure Mayor to Keep Schools Open with TIF Funds
“CPS parents know that closing the schools on June 1st will result in more violence and less support for their children’s education. This is unacceptable in the face of hundreds of…
Fed Up With Gentrification, Latino Teens In Logan Fight Back With Festival
"We're not going to allow developers or Realtors tell [our] stories for us"
"Know Your Rights" Video Release from Estudiantes Sin Fronteras
"Estudiantes Sin Fronteras, (Students Without Borders), a Schurz student organization, recently released an updated version of their "Know Your Rights" video to educate immigrants and community…
Nueve escuelas públicas de Chicago se declaran santuario para inmigrantes
"Miembros de la Asociación de Vecindarios de Logan Square (LSNA) junto a funcionarios públicos electos, directores y padres de estudiantes se dieron cita afuera de la primaria Frederick…
Workshops help teachers cope with students’ immigration fears
“We noticed there was a huge amount of anxiety permeating schools,” said Bridget Murphy, of the Logan Square Neighborhood Association. “How do you concentrate in school if…
Duckworth Touts Public Education, College Affordability at Parent Mentor Conference in Chicago
“I’m a strong proponent of public education because I’m a product of public education,” said Senator Duckworth. “It’s crucial that every child gets the attention…
Escuelas en Logan Square anuncian que se convertirán en santuario para inmigrantes
"Las escuelas ofrecerán talleres informativos para padres y también para maestros."
Logan Square Schools Are Now 'Sanctuary Zones,' Declares Neighborhood Group
“We want to show our students that they are not alone. You are more than a status; you are a human.”
THE IMPACT OF CHICAGO PUBLIC HIGH SCHOOL CLOSINGS AND OPENINGS SINCE 1995
" Kelvyn Park’s buy in rate has dropped continuously since 2008. Negative perceptions in the community, administrative instability and the opening of alternative options have all contributed to…
Buscan dar seguridad a niños de Chicago ante el ‘Efecto Trump’
"Educan a padres de una escuela en Avondale/Logan Square para que conozcan sus derechos y fomenten la seguridad de los niños frente a políticas y actitudes antiinmigrantes"

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